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  • Parent Conference Night

    Parents - October 8th is parent conference night.  If you would like a conference with your student's teachers, please contact the school at 972-600-7500 or the teacher directly.   


    Early Release

    Students will be released at 11:45 on October 8th for conference day.   

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  • Welcome Mr. Dorman to Sam Houston MS!

    Mr. Dorman Sam Houston welcomes Mr. Jeffrey Dorman as the new Principal.  He previously was the Associate Principal at MacArthur High School.  
    “I am extremely excited about the opportunity to be a part of the Houston Middle School family,” says Dorman. “I look forward to building relationships with the students, parents and the community as we continue to pursue academic success for all students.”
    Dorman, who is in his 20th year of education, served as a high school assistant principal in Garland ISD for seven years and a physical education teacher in Dallas ISD for 12 years.“Mr. Dorman is a disciplined and student-centered administrator,” says Associate Superintendent of Academic Services Adam Grinage, Ed.D. “His focus on student achievement through relationship building and goal setting will serve him well as the principal of Houston Middle School.”
    In addition, Dorman served in United States Army for 10 years, before he was honorably discharged in 1992. In the military, he earned the Bronze Star Medal, five Certificates of Achievement, three Good Conduct Medals, the National Defense Service Medal, the Kuwait Liberation Medal and the Southwest Asia Service Medal. He earned a master’s degree in educational administration from Prairie View A&M University and a bachelor’s degree from Paul Quinn College. He also holds principal and secondary physical education certifications.


    Letter to Students Participating in Extracurricular Activities

     All students participating or wanting to participate in extracurricular activities need to read the letter above from Mr. Dorman concerning expectations of student behavior.  Please click on link above to access letter.   
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Irving ISD Points of Pride

  • icon Irving ISD was named the 2015 National Advanced Placement (AP) District of the Year for expanding student access to AP courses and improving AP Exam performance.
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  • icon In 2015, Irving ISD high school students earned more than 2,220 career certifications through the district’s signature studies program and campus2career initiative.
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    More than 2,000 mentors volunteer in the district. Half joined in the fall of 2014 through the Triple M program which focuses on modern, meaningful mentoring.
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  • icon $22.5 million in scholarships were award to students in 2015. 137 scholars were awarded scholarships through The Irving Schools Foundation.
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  • icon IISD Partners in Education program has more than 200 active alliances with businesses and other organizations and more than 1,500 volunteers.
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  • icon Irving ISD is home to the largest Net-zero middle school, Lady Bird Johnson Middle School, in the nation.
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